Team Project Exhibits
The Mechanical Engineering capstone projects are on exhibit in the MSU Student Union from 8:00 a.m. until noon.
Admission is free and open to the public. Visitors are welcome.
Throughout the morning, the capstone teams give formal presentations in the Lake Superior Room, Third Floor. The team that produces the most outstanding technical design project is presented with the Thomas Alva Edison Design Award; the team that gives the best technical project presentation receives the ME 481 Project Presentation Award.
Schedule of Presentations
Lake Superior Room
Project: Improved Assembly of Fuel Tanks
8:47 International Automotive Components
Project: Design of a Carpet Transfer System
9:04 Ingersoll Rand
Project: Redesigned Street-Elbow Assembly Process
9:21 Ingersoll Rand
Project: Removal System for a Fan Motor
9:38 Tenneco Inc.
Project: Improved Catalytic Converter Assembly Process
Project: Lightweight Trailer-Axle Hub
10:30 Michigan AgrAbility
Project: Redesign of a Skid-Steer Vehicle for Ease of Access
Project: Exhaust Gas Sensor for an Annealing Furnace
Project: Waste Heat Recovery System for Vehicles
11:21 Environmental Protection Agency
Project: Efficient Heating of a Dilution Tunnel
Project: Test Bench for Direct-Injection Fuel Systems